Photographs of classical and Byzantine monuments of Greece : photograph album, [ca. 1875-1878].

Format
Visual material
Language
English
Description
1 v. (27 leaves) ; 43 x 34 cm. (album)

Details

Subject(s)
Photographer
Library of Congress genre
Photographs [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
Compiled/​Created
[ca. 1875-1878].
Summary note
Photograph album containing 41 albumen prints (most 27.3 x 37.3 cm.) of classical sites and Byzantine monuments of Greece. Included the Acropolis, the Parthenon, the Arch of Hadrian, the Theater of Bacchus, the Monument of Philoppapus, the Kerameikos cemetery, the Byzantine church of Daphni, Eleusis, Corinth and Acro-Corinth, Mycenae, Argos, Tiryns, Nauplion, and three images of a cruise. The majority of the images (26) are credited or attributed to Petros Mōraitēs, and nine (9) to Konstantinos Athanasiou. The rest are from an unknown photographer.
Notes
Title based on contents.
Binding note
MSS copy bound in brown leather on hardboards.
Language note
Hand-written captions in English.
Source acquisition
Gift: Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. AM 2009-130.
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Staff view

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